How to travel from Essen to Zaventem

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Travel Information from Essen to Zaventem

distanceDistance40 miles (64 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 1 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSNCB | IC

Travel 40 miles (64 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Essen to Zaventem. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are SNCB | IC among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Essen to Zaventem.

Travel Tips: Travel from Essen to Zaventem

Travel to Zaventem easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Essen to Zaventem.

There are 4 travel options from Essen to Zaventem: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Zaventem from Essen is by taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Zaventem:

A ferry is generally $2 (€2) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $2 (€2) from Essen to Zaventem.

Taking a ferry is usually $2 (€2) less than taking a flight to Zaventem, which costs on average $2 (€2) for the same trip.

A ferry is generally $20 (€18) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $20 (€18) from Essen to Zaventem.

The fastest way to get to Zaventem from Essen is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 14 min.

Other travel options to Zaventem can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 2 h 13 min.

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, going by ferry can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 40 miles (64 km) from Essen to Zaventem.

The average frequency per day from Essen to Zaventem is:

  • 5 buses per day.
  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Zaventem from Essen as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Essen to Zaventem:

  • Trains mostly leave from Essen and tend to arrive in Brussels Airport-Zaventem.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Essen to Zaventem, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • SNCB | IC can take you to Zaventem by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for SNCB | IC from Essen to Zaventem for $20 (€18).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Essen to Zaventem often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Lille, Antwerp or Ghent. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Essen and Zaventem itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zaventem and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Essen to Zaventem, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $2 (€2) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets are costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $20 (€18) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Essen to Zaventem online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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